MobilePCStarterKit is another adware extension to such browsers as Google Chrome, Opera and Mozilla Firefox. Some users think of it as s useful tool because of ads and pop-ups it shows them, but it is not. It uses lies and deception to break in and start to show you these adverts.
After successful installation, MobilePCStarterKit will start to generate ads and pop-ups with special offers and “discounts”. These adverts will seriously slow your system down and redirect you on potentially viral links. Visiting such web pages can only lead to further infections, you can catch a lot of different malware and trojan viruses that will do some serious damage to your system. Some of them can create a backdoor for cyber criminals.
How does MobilePCStarterKit get into my system?
For MobilePCStarterKit there are a lot of ways to sneak inside. It has its own website, from where it spreads as a legit software. But the most common and effective method of breaking, in this case, is called bundling. Users are downloading a software from a shady and unreliable website and it leads to the installation of bundled soft like MobilePCStarterKit adware. We strongly recommend you to remove MobilePCStarterKit adware as soon as you will be aware of its presence in your system. Follow the instructions from the removal guide below.
Removal tool for MobilePCStarterKit:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with MobilePCStarterKit in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Anti-Malware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):